Famous Friendship Quotes

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True friendship can afford true knowledge. It does not depend on darkness and ignorance.

Henry David Thoreau

True friendship comes when silence between two people is comfortable.

Dave Tyson Gentry

True friendship is a plant of slow growth, and must undergo the shocks of adversity before it is entitled to the appellation.

George Washington

True friendship is like a rose. We can't realize it's beauty until it fades.

Unknown

True friendship is like sound health, the value of it is seldom known until it be lost.

Charles Caleb Colton

True friendship is like sound health, the value of it is seldom known until it is lost.

C. C. Colton

True friendship is like sound health; the value of it is seldom known until it be lost.

Charles Caleb Colton

True friendship is never serene.

Marie de Rabutin-Chantal

True friendship is seen through the heart not through the eyes.

Unknown

True happiness is of a retired nature, and an enemy to pomp and noise it arises, in the first place, from the enjoyment of one's self, and in the next from the friendship and conversation of a few select companions.

Joseph Addison

We are an arrogant species, full of terrible potential, but we also have a great capacity for love, friendship, generosity, kindness, faith, hope, and joy.

Dean Koontz

We cannot tell the precise moment when friendship formed. As in filling a vessel drop by drop, there is at last a drop which makes it run over so in a series of kindness there is at last one which makes the heart run over.

Samuel Johnson

We have heard much of the phrase, peace and friendship. This phrase, in expressing the aspiration of America, is not complete. We should say instead, peace and friendship, in freedom. This, I think, is America's real message to the rest of the world.

Dwight D. Eisenhower

We only want that which is given naturally to all peoples of the world, to be masters of our own fate, not of others, and in cooperation and friendship with others.

Golda Meir

What a wretched lot of old shrivelled creatures we shall be by-and-by. Never mind- the uglier we get in the eyes of others, the lovelier we shall be to each other that has always been my firm faith about friendship.

Marie Dressler

What importance can we attach to the things of this world? Friendship? It disappears when the one who is liked comes to grief, or the one who likes becomes powerful. Love? it is deceived, fleeting, or guilty. Fame? You share it with mediocrity or crime. Fortune? Could that frivolity be counted a blessing? All that remains are those so-called happy days that flow past unnoticed in the obscurity of domestic cares, leaving man with the desire neither to lose his life nor to begin it over.

Chateaubriand

When friendship disappears then there is a space left open to that awful loneliness of the outside world which is like the cold space between the planets. It is an air in which men perish utterly.

Hilaire Belloc

When someone allows you to bear his burdens, you have found deep friendship.

Real Live Preacher

Where you find true friendship, You find true love.

Unknown

Wishing to be friends is quick work, but friendship is slow-ripening fruit.

Aristotle

Women can form a friendship with a man very well but to preserve it--to that end a slight physical antipathy must probably help.

George Jean Nathan

Your Hardship is a test of friends and friendship

The Omani Shed

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